WHITEWATER, Wis. – Concordia University Wisconsin's season came to an end versus No. 30 UW-Whitewater in the first round of the NCAA Men's Tennis Tournament on Friday afternoon 5-0.
The Falcons earned the Northern Athletics Conference's automatic qualifying berth for the NCAA Tournament less than a week ago for the third time in four years. CUW's season ends with a 14-11 overall record and an 11-6 mark against teams in the region.
The duo of senior Brian Tresseder (Kingsford, Mich.) and sophomore Skip Turner (Eau Claire, Wis.) held a 4-0 lead in their doubles match, but eventually fell 8-5 to end the competition with four matches unfinished. CUW's Russell Johnson (#3) was the only remaining Falcon netter who was ahead in his match at that point.
No. 1. Andrew Bayliss (UW-W) def. Brian Tresedder (CUW) 6-1, 6-2
No. 2. Andy McGlashen (UW-W) vs. Skip Turner (CUW) unfinished
No. 3. Mitch Osborne (UW-W) vs. Russell Johnson (CUW) unfinished
No. 4. Cameron Laktash (UW-W) vs. Taylor Shaffer (CUW) unfinished
No. 5. Brady Porter (UW-W) vs. Nathan Hoeppner (CUW) unfinished
No. 6. Erik Scanlan (UW-W) def. Tanner Hahn (CUW) 6-0, 6-1
No. 1. McGlashen/Bayliss (UW-W) def. Tresedder/Turner (CUW) 8-5
No .2. Osborne/Laktash (UW-W) def. Johnson/Shaffer (CUW) 8-1
No. 3. Scanlan/Friend (UW-W) def. Hahn/Hoeppner (CUW) 8-1
No. 30 UW-Whitewater (22-7)